Police: Man called Lexington store, threatened to rob it

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A phone call caused some frightening moments at a Lexington store Monday night.

Lexington Police say someone called a Family Dollar, on New Circle Road, and said he was going to rob the store.

Employees then called police. Investigators say the man who made the phone call never showed up at the store.

Police say they questioned people nearby, and some of them reported seeing a vehicle speeding out of the area at the time.

Lexington Police say so far, they have not made any arrests in the case.

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